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water@leeds Administrator

Would you like to be part of an exciting interdisciplinary team working on many aspects of water research and innovation? Would you be interested in being part of a major new project mitigating the risks of floods and droughts, improving water quality and bringing significant benefits to the economy, environment and wider society? Do you have excellent communication and organisational skills with experience of supporting events and working to deadlines?

We are looking for a professional and proactive individual to provide excellent administrative support for a variety of projects and activities run by water@leeds. 

water@leeds is a major interdisciplinary theme at the University of Leeds. It works across campus to connect people and ideas to deliver enhanced funding bids, grow our research postgraduate numbers, deliver societal impact and ensure high quality research which enhances our international reputation as a leading interdisciplinary water centre.

You will have excellent communication and organisational skills and be able to work using your own initiative. You will be required to work in a fast moving environment dealing with University staff and an array of external organisations. You must have the ability to deal with varied tasks, juggling priorities, and working under pressure to tight timescales.

To explore the post further or for any queries you may have, please contact:

Dr Gabriela Lopez-Gonzalez, water@leeds Co-ordinator

Tel: +44 (0)113 343 3373, email:

Location:  Leeds - Main Campus
Faculty/Service:  Faculty of Environment
School/Institute:  School of Geography
Category:  Clerical Support
Grade:  Grade 4
Salary:  £18,777 to £21,585 p.a.
Working Time:  35 hours per week
Post Type:  Full Time
Contract Type:  Fixed Term (until 1 March 2020 due to external funding)
Closing Date:  Friday 16 March 2018
Interview Date:  Monday 30 April 2018
Reference:  ENVGE1075
Downloads:  Candidate Brief  

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